Best Defense

Always vigilant

Dog keeps a lookout on the wing of a Hurricane in March, 1941.

ROYAL AIR FORCE 1939-1945: FIGHTER COMMAND (CH 2275) Hurricanes of No 401 Squadron undergoing maintenance at Digby, 16 March 1941. Copyright: � IWM. Original Source: http://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205219360
ROYAL AIR FORCE 1939-1945: FIGHTER COMMAND (CH 2275) Hurricanes of No 401 Squadron undergoing maintenance at Digby, 16 March 1941. Copyright: � IWM. Original Source: http://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205219360

 

Dog keeps a lookout on the wing of a Hurricane in March, 1941.

Photo credit: Imperial War Museum

Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com.

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